Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.


We provide a forum for local playwrights to present their work to live audiences for evaluation and feedback throughout the play development process.



*** PLEASE NOTE - There will be NO Writers & Actors INK in December ***
                    *** Have a wonderful Holiday Season ***


WHAT'S ON THE HORIZON
December 8-16, Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm - Sir Gawain & The Green Knight
December 12, Tuesday 8pm - Improv Class Performance
January 6, Saturday 7pm - An Evening of Intuitive Readings with Michael Gerrish
January 12, Friday 7pm - Why Men Gather
January 22, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK
February 3, Saturday 7pm - Full Moon Story Slam
February 8, Thursday's 7pm - Scene Study Class commences
February 11, Sunday 5pm - Postcard From Rio - A February Thaw with Music
February 16-25, And No More Shall We Part
February 26, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK

              ***** Women's HERStory Month - Events *****
    Please note many details will be added over the coming months and there are
                various venues (not just TASN) - so check each for details as they are available

March 2, Friday time-TBD - Elizabeth Bray Dramatization at Custom House Maritime Museum
March 3, Saturday time-TBD - Elizabeth Bray Dramatization at TASN
March 4, Sunday time-TBD - reprise of Glass Ceilings at The Firehoue Center For The Arts
March 9-11, Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm - Knowing Women by Suzanne Logan at TASN
March 16, Friday time-TBD - Women Themed Art/Poetry at The Newburyport Art Association
March 17, Saturday time-TBD - Women Themed Art/Poetry at TASN
March 18, Sunday time-TBD - Senior Dancers and The Joppa Dancers venue TBD
March 23-24, Fri/Sat 8pm - Scene Study Performances - Women's themes at TASN
March 25, Sunday time-TBD - Play to Screenplay, reading/talkback at The Screening Room
March 31, Saturday 7pm - Full Moon Story Slam: HerStory at TASN
  ***** Women's HERStory Month - Events *****


March 26, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK
April 23, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK


Enjoy watching some of our past performances     TASN Past Performances on YouTube


Be a part of our future!     Thank you for making possible our 2014 BONS (Best of North Shore) award for "Best Small Live Venue". As we build on our accomplishments, we look to the future with a great sense of excitement and purpose. We would not be where we are without your generous support. On behalf of myself, and our Board of Directors, I invite you to be a part of our future by contributing to our 2016 Annual Appeal. PayPal .
      View Full Appeal Letter here
Please click here on TASN or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950